Tag Learning skills



Twin Peaks Reverse Speech Tutorial

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Twin Peaks is one of the most famous and influential TV-shows of all time. You all know the premise. You recognize the images, you know the catchphrases. Here's a little insight into how to do one of its most famous elements.

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Lecture Watch: Yale Online Courses Vol II

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So i've stumbled upon an old post in this blog in which the other guy put several of his favorite lectures from Yale online courses. I thought it was a good idea. And i wanted to do it too. The problem was - i've never really watched Yale Online Courses. Sure, the Ezra Pound and T.S. Eliot lecture are amongst my favorite of all time, but beyond that - i've never really tipped into a loophole that is Yale Online Courses. Up until the point when I saw that post.

So here's my lectures of choice for you consideration.

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All you need is notes

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Writing is hard. Sometimes it just can't start. You would be lying to yourself if you think you've never experienced that terror, sense of sterility while taking an empty piece of paper or starting a new document. There's a thing to be written, you know it. But nothing happens. Once upon a time Stephan Mallarme wrote (what follows is my interpretation): "Get up and produce a blank sheet of paper as the poem that expresses your feeling inner devastation". While it is artistically plausible - you may get into the trouble if it is your assignment. In order to avoid such situations, you take notes.feeling inner devastation". While it is artistically plausible - you may get into the trouble if it is your assignment. In order to avoid such situations, you take notes.

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